Hooded Yellowthroats

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The Hooded Yellowthroats (Geothlypis nelsoni) are endemic to the highlands of Mexico north of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. They are usually seen in pairs, and do not associate with other species. Their breeding habitat tend to be marshes and other wet areas with dense low vegetation. The average clutch consists of two eggs that are laid in a lined cup nest low in grass or rank vegetation.They feed on a range of insects usually captured in dense vegetation.

Hooded Yellowthroat (Geothlypis nelsoni)


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